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India faces a rocky road to embracing electric vehicles - Nikkei Asian Review

1 hour 47 min ago

Nikkei Asian Review

India faces a rocky road to embracing electric vehicles
Nikkei Asian Review
The government had been preparing a set of industry guidelines for electric vehicle adoption, which would help reduce India's crude oil imports and curb carbon emissions in line with the Paris climate accord. But Road Transport and Highways Minister ...
Get Ready For China's Electric Vehicle OffensiveBRINK
Good News For Electric Vehicle ETFsBenzinga
As electric cars revolutionize the vehicle market, new study helps cities address infrastructure and parking challengesEnvironment America
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Australian miners ramp up investment in electric-vehicle metals - Nikkei Asian Review

4 hours 50 min ago

Nikkei Asian Review

Australian miners ramp up investment in electric-vehicle metals
Nikkei Asian Review
BHP in February completed a $350 million facilities upgrade at the Olympic Dam copper mine, where it plans to raise output 25-35% on the year. "Growing our copper business [is the] best way of benefiting" from the growing market for electric vehicles ...

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PennEnvironment Urges Pittsburgh To Become More Electric Vehicle Friendly - 90.5 WESA

10 hours 42 min ago

90.5 WESA

PennEnvironment Urges Pittsburgh To Become More Electric Vehicle Friendly
90.5 WESA
Environmental advocacy group PennEnvironment believes Pittsburgh should be doing more to encourage greater use of electric vehicles. A newly released policy guide calls on the city to introduce additional charging stations on streets and in parking ...

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Apple in talks to buy cobalt directly from miners as electric cars drive demand - The Australian Financial Review

12 hours 46 min ago

The Australian Financial Review

Apple in talks to buy cobalt directly from miners as electric cars drive demand
The Australian Financial Review
Apple is in talks to buy long-term supplies of cobalt directly from miners for the first time, according to people familiar with the matter, seeking to ensure it will have enough of the key battery ingredient amid industry fears of a shortage driven by ...
Electric car fears prompt odd Apple investmentSlashGear

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Electric vehicle boom drives Apple to stock up on cobalt - Irish Times

13 hours 47 min ago

Irish Times

Electric vehicle boom drives Apple to stock up on cobalt
Irish Times
Apple is keen to ensure that cobalt supplies for its iPhone and iPad batteries will be sufficient, with the rapid growth in battery demand for electric vehicles threatening to create a shortage of the raw material. Photograph: Lucien Kahozi/AFP/Getty ...
Electric car fears prompt odd Apple investmentSlashGear

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Israel lags world on electric vehicles - report - גלובס

15 hours 33 min ago

גלובס

Israel lags world on electric vehicles - report
גלובס
The global electric vehicle market is currently booming, with over two million electric and hybrid vehicles on the roads and being charged, and over two million charging stations. Electric vehicles have a number of special advantages in Israel ...

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Good News For Electric Vehicle ETFs - MarketWatch

15 hours 52 min ago

Good News For Electric Vehicle ETFs
MarketWatch
The KraneShares Electric Vehicles & Future Mobility ETF KARS, +0.31% is just one month old. The Innovation Shares NextGen Vehicles & Technology ETF EKAR, +0.30% debuted just a week ago, but both of these rookie exchange traded funds could be among the ...

As electric cars revolutionize the vehicle market, new study helps cities address infrastructure and parking challenges - Environment America

16 hours 2 min ago

Daily Pioneer

As electric cars revolutionize the vehicle market, new study helps cities address infrastructure and parking challenges
Environment America
With electric vehicles (EVs) hitting U.S. streets in record numbers, a new study by Environment America Research & Policy Center, PennEnvironment Research and Policy Center and Frontier Group highlights best practices to help local officials make their ...
'Plugging In' drives local officials to ready cities for electric vehiclesWisconsin Gazette

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The Indian government isn't ready to walk the talk on electric vehicles - Quartz

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 7:35pm

Quartz

The Indian government isn't ready to walk the talk on electric vehicles
Quartz
The road to electrification of cars in India just got a lot bumpier. A day after a showcase of electric vehicles (EV) got off the ramps at the India Auto Expo 2018, transport minister Nitin Gadkari on Feb. 15 said India does not need a dedicated EV ...

Emerging winners from the electric vehicle megatrend - Livewire Markets

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 5:12pm

Emerging winners from the electric vehicle megatrend
Livewire Markets
It is difficult to deny this is happening. China is not only the driving force in battery manufacturing, they have also sold half of all global EVs in the past year. We remain surprised that some investors think that this is a transient boom. We think ...

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BC Utilities Commission seeks input on electric vehicle charging stations future - CBC.ca

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 4:44pm

CBC.ca

BC Utilities Commission seeks input on electric vehicle charging stations future
CBC.ca
The B.C. Utilities Commission has launched an independent inquiry to look into whether or not charging stations for electric vehicles should be provincially regulated. The commission says it's seeking input from both stakeholders and the public and ...

Nissan's Electric Vehicle Campaign May Get Boost from Japanese Trading Giant - Bloomberg

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 3:55pm

Bloomberg

Nissan's Electric Vehicle Campaign May Get Boost from Japanese Trading Giant
Bloomberg
Nissan Motor Co. may get a boost from a deepening relationship with Japan's biggest trading house as access to battery materials becomes a priority amid the industry's push into electric vehicles. Mitsubishi Corp. on Tuesday said it plans to double its ...

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Electric vehicle proponents push for chargeable cars - Stuff.co.nz

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 12:06pm

Stuff.co.nz

Electric vehicle proponents push for chargeable cars
Stuff.co.nz
That's after subtracting the cost of charging, and over about 8000 kilometres which she has covered since September. She tends to charge every three days, she said, normally by plugging in at home overnight. She can also bump up the charge by about 30 ...

Could a new electric vehicle make you money? - www.businessgreen.com

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 11:06am

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Could a new electric vehicle make you money?
www.businessgreen.com
Buoyed by car companies starting to offer a wider choice of models and an increasing availability of places to charge up, the popularity of electric vehicles (EVs) has surged in the UK in recent years. Sales of plug-in cars - including pure electric ...

Hyundai Kona EV set to launch by end of this year, follows Ioniq EV and Nexo hydrogen car - NEWS.com.au

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 11:04am

NEWS.com.au

Hyundai Kona EV set to launch by end of this year, follows Ioniq EV and Nexo hydrogen car
NEWS.com.au
Korean maker aims to kick-start ab EV revolution in Australia by launching a range of zero-emission cars. CRAIG DUFF. news.com.auFebruary 21, 20182:48am. The Hyundai Kona could be available with electric power by the end of the year. Pic: Supplied ...

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Electric vehicle advocates looking for signal of support in federal budget - The Globe and Mail

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 10:09am

The Globe and Mail

Electric vehicle advocates looking for signal of support in federal budget
The Globe and Mail
Electric car advocates are hoping to get a signal in next week's federal budget that the government is prepared to support sales across the country even as Ontario overtook Quebec for selling the most electric vehicles last year. Cara Clairman, CEO of ...

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Electric vehicle advocates looking for signal of support in federal budget - CanadianBusiness.com

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 8:39am

Electric vehicle advocates looking for signal of support in federal budget
CanadianBusiness.com
MONTREAL _ Electric car advocates are hoping to get a signal in next week's federal budget that the government is prepared to support sales across the country even as Ontario overtook Quebec for selling the most electric vehicles last year. Cara ...

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Toyota is trying to make electrified vehicles less dependent on Chinese minerals - CNBC

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 7:55am

CNBC

Toyota is trying to make electrified vehicles less dependent on Chinese minerals
CNBC
Toyota has made a key electric-vehicle component that uses smaller amounts of certain materials that are either expensive or are found in politically risky countries. The Japanese carmaker has designed a new kind of magnet that cuts its use of rare ...

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Japan paves way for gas stations to charge up electric cars - Nikkei Asian Review

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 6:12am

Nikkei Asian Review

Japan paves way for gas stations to charge up electric cars
Nikkei Asian Review
There were 31,467 gas stations at the end of fiscal 2016, about half the number from two decades earlier. Furthermore, European countries and China are turning away from internal combustion vehicles in favor of electric autos. Japanese automakers are ...

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CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Eramet eyes expansion in electric vehicle metals - Reuters

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 6:03am

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Eramet eyes expansion in electric vehicle metals
Reuters
... * Eramet Chief Executive Christel Bories said on Tuesday that the French mining group is looking to expand in minerals like cobalt, lithium and nickel salts linked to energy transition markets like electric vehicles. * Eramet is actively looking at ...

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